Info apps downloaded most, but work apps pay best

Staff writer
Mobile Apps Xchange
News and entertainment smartphone applications are downloaded the most, but productivity apps generate the most revenues, according to In-Stat.
 
Productivity apps such as mapping, business and enterprise applications, and phone tools and utilities generate 59% of all smartphone application revenue.
 
According to In-Stat, the competiveness of the smartphone app market will intensify over the next few years as developer ecosystems become more competitive with Apple’s app store.

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